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Infrastructure high on Cuomo state of the state agenda

In his eighth state of the state address, Gov. Andrew Cuomo extolled the importance of infrastructural investment to keeping New York economically competitive and the need to address the state’s pervasive issue of homelessness. He als.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJan 11th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Cuomo says New York will sue over new federal tax law

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday laid out a sweeping liberal agenda for the year, and said he would challenge in court a new federal law that may hurt states with high state and local taxes......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 3rd, 2018

Cuomo pushes infrastructure, an end to homeless in 2018 state of the state

In his eighth state of the state address, Gov. Andrew Cuomo extolled the importance of infrast.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJan 4th, 2018

Hyderabad High Court likely to hear Unitech"s plea on Monday

The Hyderabad High Court is likely to hear tomorrow a petition filed by debt-ridden realty firm Unitech Ltd, seeking refund from the Telangana State Industrial Infrastructure Corporation of about Rs ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 17th, 2017

Governor declares state of emergency for NYC transit system

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he's asked the new leader of New York City's troubled public transit system to do a series of urgent reviews of the agency's management and aging infrastructure......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 29th, 2017

The most dangerous bridge in every US state

APOn June 7, President Trump will rally in Ohio for his $1 trillion infrastructure plan, a key campaign promise that's now part of his domestic agenda. One of the plan's goals is to fix America's bridges, which received a C+ gra.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 7th, 2017

State"s failure to expand design-build puts de Blasio administration in a bind

Opponents of an infrastructure policy that could save New York billions of dollars thwarted Gov. Andrew Cuomo's attempt last month to expand the program. That does not bode well for Mayor Bill de... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 28th, 2017

Bitcoin Price Sets New Single Exchange All-Time High

The price of bitcoin hit an all-time high on Bitfinex amid increasing concerns about the state of the market and its infrastructure. Source.....»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 26th, 2017

Cuomo"s New York agenda feeds talk of presidential run

When Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced his first-in-the-nation proposal to make state college tuition free for middle-class students, he stood next to Bernie Sanders. This week when Cuomo celebrated its... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 14th, 2017

Group vows to continue pushing proposed law aimed at Brightline passenger rail safety

Citizens Against Rail Expansion in Florida on March 28 vowed to keep pushing for the proposed Florida High Speed Passenger Rail Safety Act, despite the fact that House Bill 269 was pulled from the state House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommitte.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 29th, 2017

Next on agenda is Gujarat

With the high-voltage Assembly election campaign in Uttar Pradesh ending on Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is headed for home State Gujarat on Tuesday for a two-day visit.This will be the PM’s........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineMar 6th, 2017

Iowa Moves To Restrict Collective Bargaining For Public Sector Workers

About 180,000 state and local government workers would be prohibited from negotiating over issues such as health insurance and extra pay. The bill is high on the state GOP's legislative agenda......»»

Category: topSource: nprFeb 15th, 2017

Capitol Agenda for the Week of Feb. 6: The State of the State Fuel Tax

A growing number of governors are signaling support for increasing taxes on gas and diesel fuel because they no longer find Congress to be a reliable funding partner for infrastructure. Here's the week ahead for trucking on Capitol Hill......»»

Category: topSource: ttnewsFeb 7th, 2017

Trump and Cuomo: Heed these words on infrastructure

President Donald Trump and Gov. Andrew Cuomo found common ground during their meeting last week on the need for major improvements to the nation's and state's infrastructure. Unfortunately, they... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 22nd, 2017

Cuomo"s budget expands design-build, but not to NYC

New legislation from Gov. Andrew Cuomo would expand the use of design-build—a streamlined bidding process for large infrastructure projects—to all state agencies, according a budget... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 20th, 2017

New York Governor Proposes a $10 Billion Renovation of JFK Airport

It's Andrew Cuomo's latest salvo in a $100 billion push to revamp the state's old infrastructure. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo proposed a $10 billion renovation of John F. Kennedy International Airport and surr.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 5th, 2017

Cuomo vetoes study of caregiver staff shortage

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has vetoed legislation to require the state study the high job vacancy and turnover rates among caregivers for developmentally disabled New Yorkers and what's needed to fix... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 30th, 2016

NY Gov. Cuomo Targets Hedge Fund Managers With 17% "Fairness Fix" Tax

We suspect Puerto Rico and Miami may be about to see a mass immigration... from New York state... Never one to miss an opportunity for some virtue-signaling and wealth distribution, New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo announced today, l.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge7 hr. 48 min. ago

Restructuring New York"s tax code and the impact on business owners

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the goal of his budget this year is to restructure the state's tax code to avoid the negative effects from the federal tax changes......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals14 hr. 33 min. ago

China Growth at 6.9%: In 2017, the State Struck Back

From infrastructure spending to big profits at firms controlled by the central government, Beijing was more assertive with the economy last year......»»

Category: topSource: wsj18 hr. 3 min. ago

State Senate approves bill to undo title-insurance reforms. But would Cuomo ever sign it?

The state Senate passed a bill Tuesday that would block regulatory reforms to the title-insurance industry, but it might have a hard time getting the thumbs-up from Gov. Andrew Cuomo. In October the... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 17th, 2018